That parents in desperate situations would be moved to call Choosing Hope.
Children's Rescue Center - "The Ark:"
Board vision and planning for 2018
Closing on the sale of the Mission House and church buildings on Jan. 11th
God-ordained new university students for Ark volunteers this new semester
Good health for all staff, volunteers, and those we serve
Continued guidance and direction from God and His plan for us serving different populations.
Clark County Fuller Center for Housing:
For volunteers working at our new Home Build site
Upcoming major fundraising dinner on April 14th
For new staff members and the transition period
Clark County Jail Chaplaincy:
Our new program has shown great success. We are praying for volunteer positions to be filled with administration.
Prayers for funding from Sheriff's office, Clark county commissioners, city community businesses, churches, and individuals
Eagle and Dove:
Charlene Southers - cancer operation
For 2 students in abuse situations
Nick Craycraft to recover from massive series of seizures and the fall that added to the trauma
That Jesus would continue to bless the school
Family and Youth Initiatives:
Praise for new move to Children's Rescue Center with Parenting Network!
Need volunteers at all networks
Guidance in how to respond to attacks at Faith
Jammin for Jesus Basketball Camp, May 22-25 - we need good weather, volunteers, and lots of campers! Pray that kids would come to know Jesus through the camp.
Golf Scramble, May 19 - only fundraiser of the year. Pray for good weather, lots of golfers, good weather, and sponsors for the event.
For more kids to come to know Jesus
Encompass Connection Center:
Wisdom, discernment & compassion as we intersect with dozens of couples and households with relationship challenges. We've experienced a major uptick in intakes and follow-ups!
Migration of all the new name logistics over the next few months. Our desire is to make it as seamless and "unconfusing" as possible.
Pray that ministries that work with hurting, damaged juvenile delinquents be effective and multiplied around the state
Reach kids, Father, and write new stories in their lives!
Praise for God's abundant grace!
God's abundance for:
Clarity in doing God's will
Pregnancy Resource Clinic:
Prayers for provision of more volunteers to serve in patient care areas: care coordinators, mentors, and male mentors.
Protection from attacks of the enemy against PRC and other pregnancy centers across the country.
Andre Burkin, a pastor in Russia, died unexpectedly this week (only 55 yrs. old)
FOLLOW UP - God's people stepped up to pay for the funeral expenses!
Safe Harbor House:
Several residents in the first 90 days of the program - pray for their first layer of healing
Our annual gala is next week - April 19-20. We need this event to be successful to set us up well for the summer.
Springfield Christian Youth Ministries (SCYM):
Pray for mentors for 11 boys and 5 girls who are on the waiting list
Pray for a student who recently lost his brother to a shooting
Pray for many champions (table hosts and sponsors) for our Spring Dessert in April
Pray for continued strength, wisdom, and overflowing love for volunteers and staff
The Sonshine Club:
God's guidance in fundraising and revamping The Sonshine Clubs
Pray for Spanish-speaking churches in Springfield. There has been a sharp increase in detentions/deportations among their members.
We are trying to fill our early June camp trip - we have 140 spots. We want to fill these spots with kids who don't know Jesus. Please pray for our YL leaders as they pursue these kids, pray for the Spirit to move and fill it with the right kids. Please cover this trip in prayer - June 2-8, 2018.
Pray for Northeastern HS and their leaders as they try to help kids process the death of their A.D.
Pray for YL leaders as they prepare for camp with fundraising.